Pick of the Litter

ARF presents our staff picks. Each of these ARFans has spent too many holidays at the shelter, and each has won the heart of someone on staff. Each week we will share with you stories and personalities of each of … Continued

There is Someone Special for Every Animal

At ARF, we like to think that every day is a potential happy ending just waiting to happen for one of our animals, particularly for animals that come to us with serious medical issues. That happy ending just arrived for … Continued

Halloween Pawty 2016

This was a wonderful weekend at the ARF Adoption Center! A great time was had by kids of all ages (including the ARF staff) at our annual Halloween Pawty. Amid all the festivities we sent eight beautiful ARFans home! A huge … Continued

98 Cats Neutered in One Day

In honor of “National Feral Cat Day” on Sunday, October 16, 98 community (feral) cats were neutered in one day on Friday, October 14 through our Operation Cat Program. The program provides free spay/neuter surgeries and vaccinations for feral cats in … Continued

Hundreds Turn Out for Long Island’s Best

ARF’s Long Island’s Best – Pet Adoption event on Saturday, September 17 at PetSmart in Lake Grove was a BIG success! Thanks in part to PetSmart Charities for helping to making the event possible. Thirty-eight animals were adopted between the … Continued

My Lessons From Dogs to Benefit ARF

“MY LESSONS FROM DOGS” Sunday, September 18 @ 2pm Guild Hall 158 Main Street, East Hampton Written & Performed by Patrick Christiano Directed by Kate Mueth A Benefit for the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons “MY LESSONS FROM DOGS” told … Continued

A Special Dog Who Needs a Special Home

Hope is a super affectionate two-year-old Terrier mix who loves every person she meets and has quickly become a staff favorite here at ARF. In fact, she loves people so much, she is now our go-to-girl for school and nursing … Continued

Cool Tips for a Hot Summer

After a cold and wet spring, dogs, cats, and humans alike are all ready to bask in the warmth of summertime. Be sure to keep these tips in mind to make sure your pet is safe while having fun in … Continued

ARF’s New Shy Dog Socialization Program

ARF has a new volunteer opportunity. We are looking for a group of people to work with ARF’s Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist Dr. Barbara Pezzanite, CPDT-KA to help socialize the shy dogs who are currently residing at ARF. ARF’s Shy … Continued